Professor Weinan E will Deliver a Plenary Lecture at ICM 2022

Time: 2022-05-20 Views: Published By:

The International Congress of Mathematics (ICM) has announced the Plenary and Invited speakers for its 2022 conference. Professor Weinan E was invited to deliver a one-hour lecture.


Weinan E is a professor in the Center for Machine Learning Research (CMLR) and the School of Mathematical Sciences at Peking University. He is also a professor at the Department of Mathematics and Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics at Princeton University. His main research interest is numerical algorithms, machine learning and multi-scale modeling, with applications to chemistry, material sciences and fluid mechanics.

Weinan E was awarded the ICIAM Collatz Prize in 2003, the SIAM Kleinman Prize in 2009 and the SIAM von Karman Prize in 2014, the SIAM-ETH Peter Henrici Prize in 2019, and the ACM Gordon-Bell Prize in 2020. He is a member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, a fellow of SIAM, AMS and IOP. Weinan E is an invited plenary speaker at ICM 2022. He has also been an invited speaker at ICM 2002, ICIAM 2007 as well as the AMS National Meeting in 2003. He has also been an invited speaker at APS, ACS, AIChe annual meetings and the American Conference of Theoretical Chemistry.

The International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) is initiated and organized by the International Mathematical Union and is held every four years. The first conference was held in Zurich, Switzerland in 1897. It has a history of more than 100 years. It is a global conference on mathematical science and is known as the Olympic Games in mathematics. ICM 2022 will take place between 6-14 July 2022.